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Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“ocean breeze”(37 reviews)
“tsogo sun”(67 reviews)
“pool deck”(34 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent Easter Weekend at the Southern SUn Elangeni & Maharani. Our complete experience was amazing and we will definitely return. The location of the establishment lends itself to access all the beachfront amenities and facilities with ease!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located on the beachfront which makes for lovely walk/run along the beach. All rooms have an ocean view and it creates a relaxing atmosphere even when you are on a business trip. The staff treat you like royalty and good restaurant in...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am pleased that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had 7 nights here in March for the cricket at nearby Kingsmead. It was my fourth visit going back 12+ years when it was just the Elangeni. Had a good check in - my room, 1612 is apparently a superior room. It was a...More

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback, which I have shared with the team. I am pleased that you had a great stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 1 week ago

Again......the brilliant service that the general manager .....Samantha croft and her vibrant and efficient team consistently afford our families for years on end ........keep us coming back to maharani/Elangeni hotel........excellent location...comfortable clean rooms ....value for money......a home away from home destination

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that we are your family's first choice when travelling to Durban and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is opposite a great beach. It was ideally suited for a family vacation. There are lots of dining options in the hotel. In room dining was delicious and value for money. The pools are lovely and there were holiday activities for the kids.

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Response from Samantha C, General Manager at Southern Sun Elangeni & MaharaniResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your valuable feedback. I am delighted that you had a memorable stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards Samantha

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$146 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$146 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Durban
#2 Business Hotel in Durban
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durban
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (596)
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Dining (23)
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Solethu M
23 February 2018|
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Response from BiscuitHampshire | Reviewed this property |
We had a sea facing view which was fabulous. Our room was standard but very comfortable. The staff are excellent, we had an issue with the next part of our holiday and they couldn't have been more helpful, checking travel... More
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Vumile M
15 January 2018|
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Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
Lol... 2036
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watie_18
27 December 2017|
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Response from Raakshani S | Reviewed this property |
It is not time linked. You get 2 gigs per day as a loyalty card member. Not sure how much without the loyalty card
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"All rooms have sea views at the Elangeni - go for the best class of room within your budget . Also ask for a..."
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"Do not take a room outside the elevators it is vey noisy"
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"Top floors have best views.."
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"Is the best hotel to be in is one wants the beach on their door step"
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